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The Expendables 2 Stays Atop Of Box Office Despite Weakest Box Office Showing Of 2012

Star studded action flick The Expendables 2 has kept a tight grip on the top of the US Box Office, fending off a host of newcomers that included an anti-Barack Obama documentary.The film, which stars...

Michael Moore And Oliver Stone Applaud Ecuador For Granting Wikileaks Founder Asylum

Filmmakers Michael Moore and Oliver Stone have applauded officials in Ecuador for granting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's request for political asylum in a new opinion piece.Assange has been fighting extradition to Sweden, where he is...

Tom Cruise Heads Tributes To 'Visionary' Tony Scott

The tragic news of director Tony Scott 's death on Sunday has been met with sadness by the people he works with. Tom Cruise leads the tributes for the late Hollywood star, and...

Michael Moore And Oliver Stone Sign Julian Assange Asylum Petition

Moviemakers Michael Moore and Oliver Stone are among the prominent Americans who have signed a petition urging Ecuador's authorities to grant WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's request for political asylum.Assange is on bail in the U.K....

Michael Moore's Cash At Risk Over Julian Assange's Asylum Move

Filmmakers Michael Moore and Ken Loach are set to lose up to $32,000 (£20,000) each after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange broke his bail conditions as he battles extradition from the U.K.Campaigning director Moore and veteran...

Susan Sarandon Has Phoned Tapped By The White House?

Susan Sarandon claims her left-wing activism has led the United States government to wire-tap her phone. During a Q&A session at the Tribeca Film Festival on Sunday (April 22, 2012), the Thelma & Louise star...

Emily Blunt Wears 'Weed' Dress At 'Five Year Engagement' Premiere?

Emily Blunt was the talk of the Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday evening (April 18, 2012), when her new movie 'The Five Year Engagement' opened proceedings. Blunt stole the show with her lavish dress from...

Michael Moore Reaches Settlement With Wieinsteins

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has agreed to a settlement offer from The Weinstein Co. a month before his multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the company over alleged accounting irregularities was to go to trial, the Hollywood Reporter...

Moore Settles Lawsuit With Weinstein Over Fahrenheit 9/11

Filmmaker Michael Moore has settled a legal battle over his documentary Fahrenheit 9/11 with movie mogul brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein.Moore filed suit against the siblings last February (11), accusing them of using "financial deception"...

Michael Moore Shuts Down Websites To Protest Against Anti-piracy Laws

Director Michael Moore is blocking his websites on Wednesday (18Jan12) in an act of solidarity with bosses at, who are protesting against proposed anti-piracy laws in the U.S.The encyclopedia website is used by millions...

Michael Moore Comes Clean, "I'm In 1 Per Cent Wealthiest Earners"

Michael Moore risked accusations of hypocrisy when, the day before he stood with the Oakland-based branch of the international Occupy protests, he admitted on his blog that he was one of the 1% of Americans...

Rage Against The Machine's Morello Returns To Wall Street

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello is to perform in New York on Thursday (13th October 2011) as part of the Occupy Wall Street protests. Morello, winner of the Eleanor Roosevelt Human Rights Award,...

Michael Moore Joins Wall Street Protest

Filmmaker Michael Moore joined campaigners in New York on Monday (26Sep11) to protest about the greed of large corporations.The director turned up unannounced to support the Occupy Wall Street march in Manhattan's Zuccotti Park, where...

Michael Moore Calls For Georgia Boycott

Controversial filmmaker Michael Moore is calling for a mass boycott of the U.S. state of Georgia after officials executed convicted murderer Troy Davis amid a storm of protest.Davis was placed on Death Row in 1991...

Michael Moore Wants Matt Damon As U.s. President

Director Michael Moore has publicly called on Matt Damon to run for U.S. president next year (12) after praising the Hollywood actor for taking a "courageous" stand against key political issues.The Bourne Identity star joined...

Olbermann Returns -- As If He Never Left

The oft-fired/oft-hired Keith Olbermann, lastly with MSNBC, returned to the cameras Monday night on Al Gore's cable channel Current TV -- and television critics agreed that it was as if he had never been gone....

Keith Olbermann Makes Tv Return On Countdown

Keith Olbermann made his TV return last night (20.06.11) as he resumed his 'Countdown' show.The political commentator and writer quit MSNBC five months ago but is now back on cable television, introducing the new edition...

Moore Says He Holds "No Ill Will" Toward Weinsteins

Michael Moore insists that he has no intention of settling his lawsuit against The Weinstein Co., whom he has accused of cheating him out of at least $2.7 million in profits from his 2005 documentary...

Michael Moore Refuses To Settle Weinstein Suit

Filmmaker Michael Moore is refusing to settle his lawsuit against Harvey and Bob Weinstein over $2.7 million (£1.6 million) in profits from his hit movie Fahrenheit 9/11.The director filed suit against the movie moguls in...

Michael Moore Attacks Barack Obama Over Libya Action

Oscar-winning moviemaker Michael Moore has taken aim at U.S. leader Barack Obama for his planned allied attack on Libya.The Bowling for Columbine director was critical of President George Bush and the U.S. war efforts in...

Moore Settles Sicko Suit

Moviemaker Michael Moore has settled a lawsuit stemming from video footage used in his healthcare documentary Sicko out of court.The director took aim at the U.S. healthcare system in the 2007 film, comparing it negatively...

Lawyer: 'Weinsteins Could Owe Moore $27 Million'

MICHAEL MOORE's lawyer has slammed HARVEY and BOB WEINSTEIN's business tactics, insisting the movie moguls could end up owing the filmmaker $27 million (£18 million) when a lawsuit over FAHRENHEIT 9/11 goes to court.The 2004...

Michael Moore Sues Weinsteins

Add Michael Moore to the list of Hollywood celebrities who have sued a movie studio for allegedly manipulating box office receipts to deprive them of their share of profits. In a lawsuit filed in Los...

Moore Suing Weinstein Brothers Over Fahrenheit 9/11 Profits

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE is taking movie moguls HARVEY and BOB WEINSTEIN to court over allegations the brothers cheated him out of profits from his hit documentary FAHRENHEIT 9/11.The 2004 picture was released by Moore's Westside...

Julian Assange Released After Jemima Khan And Co Put Up Bail

JULIAN ASSANGE, the founder of the 'WikiLeaks' whistleblowing website, has been granted bail by a high court in London today (16th December 2010) after a number of high-profile figures including the socialite JEMIMA KHAN offered...

Moore Helps To Post Bail For Wikileaks Co-founder

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE has donated $20,000 (£13,330) to help WikiLeaks co-founder JULIAN ASSANGE make bail in the U.K. as the embattled internet activist fights allegations of rape and molestation.Assange, founder of the WikiLeaks website that...

Michael Moore Offers $20,000 For Julian Assange Release

MICHAEL MOORE, the acclaimed American documentary maker, has offered to put up the $20,000 required to release WikiLeaks founder JULIAN ASSANGE from the London prison where he is currently being held, reports Vanity Fair. 56-year-old...

Moore Wants Hanks And Winfrey To Run For Office

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE is urging U.S. President BARACK OBAMA to improve the image of his Democratic party by pushing "beloved" stars such as TOM HANKS and OPRAH WINFREY to run for office.The American leader and...

Moore Outraged Over Juror Dismissal

Filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE has criticised a New York City judge for dismissing a juror in a financial fraud case because of her links to his 2009 movie CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY.Donna Gianell, 54, had been...

Rambo ... Er ... Stallone Rescues Lionsgate

While Lions Gate Entertainment reported last week that it spent $7.3 million to fight activist investor Carl Icahn's hostile takeover attempt, it may have received a far more valuable defense from Sylvester Stallone, whose Expendables...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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